Technology Areas

The NSTIC is a premier technology consortium focused specifically in supporting naval surface technology innovation to provide research, development, test and evaluation, analysis, integration and certification of complex naval warfare systems across a broad range of systems-related areas and disciplines.

NSTIC offers Federally-funded research and business opportunities for large and small companies and academia, especially small and emerging companies that have not traditionally worked with the government in the past. Upcoming solicitations will encompass a wide range of programs and technology areas, including:

  • Multi-Function Materials
  • Cyber
  • Big Data Analytics/AI/Machine Learning
  • Directed Energy Science & Engineering
  • Advanced Computing and Software Engineering
  • Autonomous and Unmanned Systems
  • Electromagnetic Environmental Effects and Spectrum
  • Sensor Systems
  • Gun and Projectile Systems
  • Digital Engineering
  • Human Systems Integration
  • Quantum Technologies
  • Threat Engineering
  • Mission Engineering and Analysis
  • Integrated Warfare Systems
  • Virtualization
  • Asymmetric Warfare
  • Manufacturing
  • Lethality
  • Surface Operations & Defensive Engagement
  • Launcher Technology

U.S.-based small and large businesses, academic institutions, and nonprofits from these and related technology areas are invited to join.